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Selwyn Percival Rice House

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1900, attributed to George F. Barber. 437 Capps St.

This large two-story house addresses its corner site with a wraparound porch. Typical of Barber's catalogue designs, the house is asymmetrical with a combination of hipped and gabled roofs and dormers. Richly ornate balustrades and porch details combine to make a striking Queen Anne dwelling that is picturesque in its small-town setting.

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Gerald Moorhead et al.
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Gerald Moorhead et al., "Selwyn Percival Rice House", [Marlin, Texas], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/TX-01-WT40.

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Cover: Buildings of Texas

Buildings of Texas, Gerald Moorhead and contributors. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2013, 131-131.

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